Adva White received her J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2011. She graduated from the Bernard Baruch College in 2006 with a B.B.A in Business. Adva was admitted to practice in the state of New York and New Jersey in 2012. After graduating from law school, Adva had a background in Family Law as well as Immigration Law. She worked with the New York Legal Assistance Group, in the Immigration Protection Unit. Adva handled various immigration matters including working on cases for the AG Project investigating immigration fraud. After leaving the New York Legal Assistance Group, Adva was an Associate at McDonnell Adels & Klestzick, PLLC, where she handled all phases of no-fault litigation and arbitration, including declaratory judgment actions. Adva White joined Short and Billy in April 2016.